Murray WALKER, Spectacles, roller skates and friends. Enlarge 1 /1


Ballarat, Victoria, Australia born 1937

  • England 1960-62

Spectacles, roller skates and friends. 1976 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from three zinc plates Support: off-white wove paper
Edition State: editioned state
Impression: artist's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Murray Walker 76'. Signed and dated printed lower left within image 'Murray Walker 76'. Titled lower left edge in black pencil, 'Spectacles, Roller skates and friends'. Inscribed with edition details, upper right above image in black pencil, 'ap'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, verso lower right side edge '1.1184'. Inscribed, lower centre edge in black pencil '1 or 2 prints of these 3 plates on same sheet lost'.
Dimensions: plate-mark (a) 15.0 h x 12.4 w cm plate-mark (b) 15.0 h x 12.5 w cm plate-mark (c) 10.2 h x 10.1 w cm sheet 34.5 h x 52.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.703.31
Image rights: © Murray Walker
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, 2008